young people 20 asking for drug treatment in europe in 2004 n.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Young people <20 asking for drug treatment in Europe in 2004 PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Young people <20 asking for drug treatment in Europe in 2004

Loading in 2 Seconds...

  share
play fullscreen
1 / 17
Download Presentation

Young people <20 asking for drug treatment in Europe in 2004 - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

trent
80 Views
Download Presentation

Young people <20 asking for drug treatment in Europe in 2004

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

  1. Young people <20 asking for drug treatment in Europe in 2004 Linda Montanari, Valentina Bini, EMCDDA 2006 TDI Expert Meeting 26 September 2006 EMCDDA, Lisbon, Portugal

  2. Structure of the presentation • Trends 1999 -2004 among new drug clients <20 (in all treatment centres) • Profile of young people in outpatient treatment centres in 2004 • Focus on young outpatient cannabis clients in 2004 • Limitations: • TDI use the age groups <15 and 15-19 – not more detailed breakdown • Breakdown by age is only included in some variables (by gender, first/all clients, primary and secondary drug) • 8 countries have trend data from 1999 to 2004 • 16 countries have a breakdown by age in 2004

  3. Trend of young clients in all types of treatmentcentres from 1999 to 2004 (8 countries)

  4. Total numbers of new clients entering treatment(all age groups) 1999 to 2004 Source: 2006 Stat. Bull. TDI-02 Total numbers of new clients entering treatment All Treatment centres Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR, IT, LV, LT, HU, MT, NL, AT, PT, SK, SI, FI, BG

  5. New young clients entering treatment from 1999-2004 for those countries supplying data Source: ST.04 - 2005 REITOX National Reports All treatment centres Countries included: CZ, DK, IT, LV, MT, NL, SI, FI

  6. Profile of young clients in outpatienttreatment centres in 2004 (16 countries)

  7. New clients entering outpatients treatment by age group in 2004 (%) 17,1 Tot new clients: 91199 Source: 2006 Stat. Bull. TDI – 10 New clients entering outpatient treatment: age and primary drug at treatment in 2004 for those countries supplying data – TDI - Outpatient Treatment Centres Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR, IT,CY, LV, HU, MT, NL, SK, SI, FI, SE,UK, BG

  8. New clients under 15 and 15-19 years old entering outpatients treatment in 2004 by countries (%) Source: 2005 REITOX National Reports – TDI- Outpatient Treatment Centres Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR, IT,CY, LV, HU, MT, NL, SI, SK, FI, SE, UK, BG

  9. New clients entering outpatient treatment by age group in “new” and “old” Member States in 2004 (%) Source: 2005 REITOX National Reports – TDI- Outpatient Treatment Centres Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR, IT,CY, LV, HU, MT, NL, SK, SI, FI, SE,UK,BG

  10. Age distribution by primary drug among new clients in outpatient treatment centres in 2004 Source: 2006 Stat. Bull. Fig. TDI -06 - TDI Outpatient Treatment Centres Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR , IT, CY, LV, HU, MT, NL, SK, SI, FI, SE, UK, BG

  11. New outpatient clients (all age groups) by primary drug by country in 2004 ordered by % of primary cannabis users Source: 2006 Stat. Bull. TDI-19 - Outpatient Treatment Centres – New clients entering outpatient treatment: distribution by primary drug at treatment in 2004 for those countries supplying data Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR, IT,CY, LV, HU, MT, NL, SK, SI, FI, SE,UK,BG

  12. Gender distribution (ratio and %) of new outpatient clients (total new clients, clients under 15 and 15-19 years old) Source: 2005 REITOX National Reports – TDI- Outpatient Treatment Centres Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR, IT,CY, LV, HU, MT, NL, SI, SK, FI, SE, UK, BG R = male to female ratio

  13. New young clients entering outpatient treatment: age and primary drug at treatment in 2004 Source: 2005 REITOX National Reports – TDI Outpatient Treatment Centres Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR, IT, CY, LV, HU, MT, NL, SK, SI, FI, SE, UK, BG

  14. Focus on cannabis

  15. Comparison of two age groups (15-16 and 17-18) for ever in lifetime use of cannabis (%) Source: ESPAD and REITOX network Countries included: BE, CZ, GR, ES, FR, IT, LV, HU, NL, AT, PT, SK, SE, BG

  16. New outpatient clients entering outpatient treatment for primary cannabis use: % of those aged <15 and 15-19 Source: 2005 REITOX National Reports – TDI Outpatient Treatment Centres Countries included: CZ, DK, DE, GR, IT,CY, HU, NL, SI, SK, FI, SE, UK, BG

  17. Summarising… • Total number of new clients increased from 1999 to 2004, whilst • Number of clients under 20 stable/decrease • In 2004 17% of drug users aged under 20 ask for drug treatment • Young people <20 ask for treatment mainly for use of cannabis, volatile and stimulants • Higher % of young people in the new than in the old Member States (except Finland) • Variation between countries • 75% of <15 and 63% of 15-19 in treatment for primary cannabis use • There is a group of young people in treatment for opiates (17,3% of 15-19) • Higher proportion of female clients among young clients (especially <15) than old clients • Little correspondence between countries in the level of cannabis use in LTP and TD